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Spacecraft in geographic research

Conference on the Use of Orbiting Spacecraft in Geographic Research, Houston, Tex., 1965

Spacecraft in geographic research

report of a conference.

by Conference on the Use of Orbiting Spacecraft in Geographic Research, Houston, Tex., 1965

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Published by National Academy of Sciences, National Research Council in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Artificial satellites in geographical research

  • Edition Notes

    Held at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration Manned Spacecraft Center, Houston, sponsored by the NASA Manned Space Sciences Division, Office of Space Sciences and Applications, and conducted by the Committee on Geography, National Academy of Sciences-National Research Council.

    SeriesNational Academy of Sciences. National Research Council. Publication, 1353
    ContributionsUnited States. Manned Space Sciences Division, Manned Spacecraft Center (U.S.), National Research Council. Committee on Geography
    The Physical Object
    Pagination107 p. ;
    Number of Pages107
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18728620M

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